Definition of false cypress in English:

false cypress

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noun

  • A conifer of a genus that includes Lawson’s cypress.
    • Genus Chamaecyparis, family Cupressaceae
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    • Species with random branching, such as arborvitae, juniper, yew, and false cypress, have limbs that occur all along the trunk.
    • Species with random branching, such as arborvitae, juniper, yew, and false cypress, have limbs that occur all along the trunk.
    • Explore blue, green and gold coloured varieties of false cypress (Chamaecyparis lawsoniana), or taller junipers and arborvitae (Thuja occidentalis).

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